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CMJ Showcases in NYC!

CMJ Showcases in NYC!

Next week, Ben will be performing in two CMJ showcases in the New York area!

A couple of days ago, the artistic group Godspeed You! Black Emperor won Canada’s most prestigious music prize, The Polaris Music Prize. I love the Polaris. It has its issues, but I am in favour of the prize and what it is trying to do. Trying does not always mean succeeding, and they have some Read more...

Onder Involved: The Mailman Sessions

Onder Involved presents The Mailman Sessions with Ben Caplan – 3 up close and personal performances of “Lover’s Waltz”, “What A Wonderful World” and “Under Control”! Watch now.

Contest: National Vinyl Day in Halifax

Halifax, listen up! Coming on August 12th, CBC Radio Halifax will be contesting two copies of Ben’s latest album on vinyl to celebrate National Vinyl Day! During Canada’s Ocean Playlist on Mainstreet with Stephanie Domet between 3:15 pm and 3:45 pm local, tune in to win! Listen online or on 90.5FM.

“Notes From The Road”: Volume Four

Ben’s writing, yet again, from that big bird in the sky. Question: can you keep up with him? Answer: Yes! Read Ben’s latest blog for “Notes From The Road” now. -Team BC

“Notes From The Road”: Volume Three

“Notes From The Road”: Volume Three

In diary three, Ben has a load of photo highlights from Glastonbury Festival, Canada Day at Trafalgar Square in London and visiting Amsterdam. Next up: The Netherlands! So what are you waiting for? Volume Three is ready for you!

Daytrotter Sessions

Daytrotter Sessions

Earlier this month while in the UK, Ben dropped by the Daytrotter studios to record a quick session of songs, including “Down To The River” and “What A Wonderful World”. Stream the set, or download the session if you’re a Daytrotter member!

Ben Chats: The Light And Dark In Songwriting

In a new conversation with East Scene, Ben talks about the songwriting spectrum from taking on characters in the songwriting process and touring through Alberta in a time of natural disaster. Read the full article here. =Team BC

Venue Change: Edmonton (Late Show)

Just a reminder for all Edmonton folks, the evening show on Saturday July 13th has changed venues from Bohemia. The show will be taking place at New Wunderbar Hofbrauhaus (8120 101 St NW, T6E 3Y9). VueWeekly is getting you ready with this short interview. See you soon! -Team BC

Ben Talks Blondie With Gigwise

Ben just had an amazing gig opening for the legendary Blondie at Kew Gardens – and shared with Gigwise that there’s maybe a little more in common between them both than one might think! Read the full article here!